Relax and connect …
If you are looking for self-care to stay fit and healthy during pregnancy, that can ease your aches, pains and discomforts and help you cope better with hormonal shifts, indulge yourself with a relaxing prenatal massage.
Prenatal or pregnancy massage is like a gentle exercise bringing about a therapeutic effect of relief, relaxation or re-energizing to make you as comfortable as possible throughout your pregnancy.
A unique and safe approach that supports you and your baby.
What to expect
Relaxing long gliding strokes, gentle kneading and nurturing rocking in a rhythmic manner calm the whole body promoting deep relaxation, encouraging blood and lymph flow and have a positive influence on your hormone levels.
In the 2nd and 3rd trimester remedial techniques can also alleviate a range of symptoms or target specific complaints.
How does prenatal massage help you?
Pregnancy is a very exciting and precious time.
Prenatal massage is a specialised modality for pregnant women to sooth reducing stress, releasing tension as a result from your changing body and posture, relief compression syndromes that cause pain and tingling during pregnancy, improve a good night sleep and make you feel more nurtured throughout your pregnancy.
It also gives your ‘feel good’ hormone levels a boost, which reduces your perception of pain making you feel happier.
Besides that, it is a wonderful way to connect with your baby and treasure a moment.
Not just for you
Getting a treatment is not only beneficial for you and your changing body, but also promotes your baby’s health!By lower stress and anxiety levels and encouraging blood and lymph flow to deliver the right amount of oxygen and nutrients to your baby, it’s growth and development is positively supported.
Conditions that could benefit from prenatal massage:
- Muscular Tension
- Neck, Back, Hip and Shoulder pain
- Low blood pressure, dizzy or fainting
- Improve sleep
- Tired, aching legs and feet
- Thoracic outlet syndrome, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Piriformis syndrome
- Sciatic nerve pain
- Leg or Calve cramps
- Tension headaches
- Pain and swelling reduction in hands, legs, face, fingers
- Heart Burn
How will we assist you?
Being pregnant gives you the perfect reason to be pampered!!
Making you the centre of our attention we customise the massage to you wishes and necessities. The massage can either have a relaxation or remedial focus, depending on what you like and where you are in your pregnancy.
Your safety is most important and we will take time and care to listen to you and assess your situation. Making sure caution will be taken in how to treat and what to treat depending on the stage of the pregnancy or your medical history.
Our massage therapist is specifically trained in pregnancy massage and maternity reflexology to ensure a pampering and safe massage, assisting you creating the best living environment for your newborn to grow and develop and will have you leave wrapped up in a cloud!
Our goal is to make you as comfortable as possible. Put yourself in good hands.
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We are extremely happy and appreciative of the extra care and communication that Mariska puts in when massaging our elderly Mum.Jennie Swain 05/10/17
Excellent massage... Very healing !Abeer Nagi 25/01/15
An all round wonderful experience!Rozanne Collins 19/08/15
So relaxing...mariska has magic hands!!Lucia Van Gerwen 15/11/16
Amazing, go try it yourself.Ano Niempje 06/01/18
Always a great massage with Mariska. Can highly recommend for relaxation and getting into sore, tight muscles.Katrina Henry Haskew 03/11/16